Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Makkah Valleys Comprehensive Plan Committee Inspects Conditions of the Areas located in the Eastern Part  of Makkah

The Committee concerned with the comprehensive planning of the valleys, watersheds and floodplain passing through Makkah and its affiliated villages has checked on so far all the  schemes and areas located at Noman Valley in the eastern part of Makkah.

In this regard, the Head of the Environmental and Health Research Department in the Institute, Dr Turki bin Mohammd Habiballah pointed out that the committee will carry on its works within the vicinity of  the central area during the coming days saying that the participation of the Hajj and Umrah Institute with the works of the committee includes preparing detailed  maps of the areas affected by the dangers of floods and the detailed reports in this regard.

It is to be noted here that the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Institute for Hajj and Umrah Research has recently joined the membership of the committee in charge of the comprehensive plan to inspect all valleys passing through Makkah, the schemes and the watersheds including; Makkah Civil Defense General Directorate, Geological Survey Authority, General Department of flood projects at the Makkah Municipality, Roads and Transportation Department in Makkah, General Directorate of Education in Makkah, Makkah Electricity Department and the related authorities.   

The most important tasks of this committee is to check on all schemes and valleys in Makkah according to agreed schedules in addition to monitoring the villages though which these valleys come though depending on delegates well-known for the committee.